The 29th annual Celebration of Chemistry for Fourth-Graders was held Tuesday and will continue Wednesday at the Eastman Employee Center, all told serving more than 1,300 students from 27 Southwest Virginia and Northeast Tennessee schools.
KINGSPORT — Anybody want up to four free years of college tuition? More than 50 Dobyns-Bennett High School students and others from four other Northeast Tennessee schools got visits offering that from University of Tennessee Interim President Randy Boyd.
The take away, school officials say, is that students aren’t in a position to learn if they don’t feel ready for the new day and have basic needs met first.
Krautkremer and other teachers who got the award will receive $10,000 from the National Science Foundation, among other awards.
School system director says “Pep Rally” poem in “Blue Lipstick: Concrete Poems” is not one of three poems in book teachers are to use in the classroom.
The band canceled its trip to Western Carolina University, which was forced to change the format and move its Saturday competition indoors because of a tropical storm.
The Americans with Disabilities Act transition plan for the school system would be funded over 10 years and take up to 15 years to implement, while the approved calendar is for 2020-21.
Kingsport City Schools is six drivers short of having all positions filled, and the transportation supervisor is driving a bus every school day because of the shortage.
The Freedom from Religion Foundation says Christ Fellowship Church’s mentoring program at Adams Elementary School is unconstitutional, but a school system spokesman said the program is not proselytizing.
The Sullivan North High School band also got first place in percussion, drum major, music, effect and visual and second for color guard at the 68th Annual Music in the Castle marching band competition at Tennessee High Oct. 5.